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[texts]Native Outreach: A Report to American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Communities: Executive Summary - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; CANCER
Downloads: 36
[texts]Native Outreach: A Report to American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Communities - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; CANCER
Downloads: 39
[movies]LoringDissertationDefense - Philip A Loring
This is the seminar I gave at the defense of my dissertation, titled 'Ways to Help and Ways to Hinder'. The presentation gives an overview of food security in Alaska and then focuses in on one chapter of the dissertation, which discusses king salmon management on the Yukon River in 2009.
Keywords: food; anthropology; climate change; alaska; alaska natives
Downloads: 44
[texts]Ways to Help and Ways to Hinder: Climate, Health, and Food Security in Alaska - Philip A Loring
This dissertation explores various ecological, socioeconomic, sociopolitical, and biophysical dimensions food security in Alaska. The context for this work is dramatic climatic change and ongoing demographic, socioeconomic and cultural transitions in Alaska's rural and urban communities. The unifying focus of the papers included here are human health. I provide multiple perspectives on how human health relates to community and ecosystem health, and of the roles of managers, policy makers, and re...
Keywords: food; anthropology; climate change; alaska; alaska natives
Downloads: 349
[texts]Documentation of the Cancer Research Needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: CANCER; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; NUTRITION
Downloads: 352
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Youth (1998-1999) - Indian Health Service

Keywords: YOUTH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 55
[texts]Health Problems in American Indian/Alaska Native Women - National Women's Health Information Center

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH INSURANCE; DISEASE PREVENTION
Downloads: 28
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Elders (2000-2001) - Indian Health Service

Keywords: ELDERLY PERSONS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 51
[texts]HIV/AIDS and Native Americans and Alaska Natives - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Keywords: HIV INFECTION; AIDS; ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS; INFORMATION RESOURCES
Downloads: 77
[texts]Methodology for Adjusting IHS Mortality Data for Inconsistent Classification of Race-Ethnicity of American Indians and Alaska Natives between State Death Certificates and IHS Patient Registration Records: Final Report - Support Services International, Inc.

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; DATA COLLECTION; DEMOGRAPHICS; RACIAL CLASSIFICATION; EPIDEMIOLOGY
Downloads: 47
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Injuries (2000-2001) - Indian Health Service

Keywords: INJURIES; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 50
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Injuries (1998-1999) - Indian Health Service

Keywords: INJURIES; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 109
[texts]AHCPR, National Medical Expenditure Survey, Access to Health Care: Findings From the Survey of American Indians and Alaska Natives

Keywords: HEALTH CARE ACCESS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS
Downloads: 38
[texts]Three a Day: Children Having Children in Alaska - Weeks, M.

Keywords: ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS; ADOLESCENT PREGNANCY; ADOLESCENT PARENTHOOD
Downloads: 111
[texts]Alaska Natives: "Eating Healthy The Alaska Way" Tent Cards - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: NUTRITION; CULTURAL COMPETENCE; ALASKA NATIVES; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; CANCER; LOW LITERACY MATERIALS
Downloads: 14
[texts]Alaska Natives: "Eating Healthy The Alaska Way" Poster - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: NUTRITION; CULTURAL COMPETENCE; ALASKA NATIVES; LOW LITERACY MATERIALS; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; CANCER
Downloads: 33
[texts]Hypertension in Hispanic Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, and Asian and Pacific Islander Americans - Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications

Keywords: HYPERTENSION; HISPANICS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; ASIANS; PACIFIC ISLANDERS; MINORITY GROUPS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 29
[texts]ERIC ED300193: Some Books about Alaska Received in 1986. - ERIC
This publication is an annotated listing of 143 books about Alaska or the Arctic, received by the Alaska Division of State Libraries in 1986. Most of the material is current or published in recent years, with the exception of government publications. Categories are juvenile, adult non-fiction, adult fiction, and reference. A few Alaska state and Canadian documents are included for special emphasis...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indians; Annotated Bibliographies; Biographies; Canada Natives; Eskimos; Library Materials; State History
Downloads: 2
[texts]HIV/AIDS Work Group on Health Care Access Issues for American Indians/Alaska Natives - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Health Resources and Services Administration

Keywords: HIV INFECTION; AIDS; FEDERAL PROGRAMS; TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS; HEALTH CARE ACCESS
Downloads: 59
[texts]ERIC ED319554: Abstracts of Native Studies, Volume 3. - ERIC
This volume contains abstracts of articles on native studies published in learned journals, with an introduction that reviews Australian Aboriginal Studies. Approximately 250 journals have been screened for material pertaining to native studies. Many, but not all abstracts, contain annotations that state the thesis, method of development and major implications of articles selected. English language abstracts are provided for all articles; however, non-English language articles also have abstract...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indian Studies; Canada Natives; Indigenous Populations; Periodicals; Social Science Research
Downloads: 1
[texts]AHCPR, National Medical Expenditure Survey, Prevalence of Chronic Diseases: A Summary of Data From the Survey of American Indians and Alaska Natives

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS; STATISTICAL DATA; HEALTH CARE FINANCING
Downloads: 53
[texts]ERIC ED312117: [Statistical Profiles and Characteristics of the American Indian Population: 1980 Census.] - ERIC
This packet includes six statistical profiles of American Indians and Alaska Natives based on the 1980 census, and a report on 1990 census plans for Native Americans. Three general profiles outline statistics on: (1) the American Indian population as a whole; (2) selected characteristics of American Indian men; and (3) selected characteristics of American Indian women. Each of these profiles contains bar graphs illustrating statistics on total population, regional population, media age, educatio...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indian Reservations; American Indians; Census Figures; Demography; Females; Graphs; Males; Profiles
Downloads: 1
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Women (2000-2001) - Indian Health Service

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; CHILDBIRTH; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 64
[texts]A River Runs Through Us: Inspirations of Wellness

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; DIABETES; PHYSICAL ACTIVITY; OLDER ADULTS; SELF ESTEEM
Downloads: 19
[texts]Assessment of Major Federal Data Sets for Analyses of Hispanic and Asian or Pacific Islander Subgroups and Native Americans. Task 2 Report: Inventory of Selected Existing Federal Databases - Westat

Keywords: ASIANS; PACIFIC ISLANDERS; HISPANICS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; SURVEYS; DATA COLLECTION
Downloads: 17
[texts]ERIC ED370739: Including Alaska Natives in a Program for Native Culture and Arts Development. Report To Accompany S. 1059 from the Committee on Indian Affairs. Senate, 103d Congress, 1st Session. - ERIC
This report recommends a legislative amendment authorizing grants to support arts and culture development programs for Alaska Natives in the same manner as such programs are currently supported for Native Hawaiians. Missionaries and school teachers who arrived in Alaska in the late 19th and early 20th centuries attempted to impress their languages, customs, and values upon Alaska Natives and encouraged the abandonment of Native arts and cultures...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Cultural Education; Federal Aid; Federal Legislation; Grants; Hawaiians
Downloads: 2
[texts]MEPS Research Findings No. 8: AHCPR, National Medical Expenditure Survey, Health Care Coverage: Findings From the Survey of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Keywords: ALASKA NATIVES; AMERICAN INDIANS; AMERICAN INDIANS; STATISTICAL DATA; HEALTH CARE FINANCING
Downloads: 36
[texts]Indian Health Focus: Women - Indian Health Service

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EMPLOYMENT; CHILDBIRTH; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 107
[texts]Alaska Natives: "Jeopardy" Game/Tip Sheet - National Cancer Institute

Keywords: NUTRITION; CULTURAL COMPETENCE; ALASKA NATIVES; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; CANCER; LOW LITERACY MATERIALS
Downloads: 27
[texts]Assessment of Major Federal Data Sets for Analyses of Hispanic and Asian or Pacific Islander Subgroups and Native Americans. Task 3 Report: Extending the Utility of Federal Databases - Westat

Keywords: ASIANS; PACIFIC ISLANDERS; HISPANICS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; SURVEYS; DATA COLLECTION
Downloads: 22
[texts]Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Resource Guide: Inhalants - Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Keywords: INHALANTS; SUBSTANCE ABUSE; DRUG ABUSE; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS
Downloads: 55
[texts]Alaska Native Medicaid focus groups : Fatherhood Initiative, expanded to include Alaska Native mothers and elders - Cottingham, Alvenia W
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Keywords: Alaska Native parents; Older Alaska Natives; Alaska Native children; Medicaid; Health services accessibility; Medical care
Downloads: 24
[texts]AHCPR, National Medical Expenditure Survey, Personal Health Practices: Findings From the Survey of American Indians and Alaska Natives

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH RESOURCES UTILIZATION; HEALTH STATISTICS; SMOKING; OBESITY; CANCER; HYPERTENSION
Downloads: 114
[texts]Chronic Disease in Minority Populations: African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asians and Pacific Islanders, Hispanic Americans - U.S. Departmentof Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Keywords: HEALTH STATISTICS; MORBIDITY; MORTALITY; AFRICAN AMERICANS; HISPANICS; ASIANS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; STATISTICAL DATA; MINORITY HEALTH
Downloads: 210
[texts]Coming Out of the Foodshed: Change and Innovation in Rural Alaskan Food Systems - Philip A Loring
This thesis is a combined volume containing three individual research papers, each written for submission to a different peer-reviewed journal. Each to some extent investigates community resiliency and vulnerability as they manifest in the past and present of Alaska Native foodways. The first paper, ‘Outpost Gardening in Interior Alaska’ examines the historical dimensions of cropping by Athabascan peoples as a part of local food system development and innovation; the second introduces the ...
Keywords: anthropology; alaska natives; food systems; gardening; global change; climate change; ecosystem services
Downloads: 639
[texts]Resources for Diabetes Education

Keywords: DIABETES; PREVENTION; TREATMENT; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAMS; WELLNESS; DIET
Downloads: 38
[texts]Life expectancy: Data Years : 1996-1998 - Indian Health Service

Keywords: AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; MORTALITY; MORBIDITY; LIFE EXPECTANCY; CULTURAL DIVERSITY; DEMOGRAPHICS; DEMOGRAPHICS; HEALTH STATISTICS
Downloads: 58
[texts]Substance Abuse Resource Guide: American Indians and Native Alaskans - Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Keywords: SUBSTANCE ABUSE; ALCOHOL ABUSE; DRUG ABUSE; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; INFORMATION RESOURCES; INTERNET; EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS; AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS
Downloads: 40
[texts]ERIC ED335183: The Alaska Statewide Student Testing Program: Are the Tests Biased? AK-ERA White Paper #1. - ERIC
Addressing concerns of some Alaska educators and parents about the fairness of the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills (ITBS), this paper clarifies what can be expected of norm-referenced tests and examines the extent to which the results of the Alaska Statewide Student Assessment may be affected by test bias. Although some test items may ask questions that are more within the common experience of urban children, they measure general knowledge and academic skills important in mainstream society...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Achievement Tests; Alaska Natives; Cultural Differences; Elementary Secondary Education; Minority Groups; Standardized Tests; Test Bias; Test Validity
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED323047: Social Disruption and Psychological Stress in an Alaskan Fishing Community: The Impact of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. - ERIC
Technological accidents such as the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989 create man-made disaster situations that threaten community survival and the well-being and quality of life of community residents. This paper focuses on the social and psychological impact of the 1989 oil spill on Cordova, an isolated Alaskan community with high economic dependence on commercial fishing and a native Alaskan cultural heritage of subsistence practices...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Community Psychology; Community Surveys; Psychological Patterns; Rural Areas; Social Science Research; Well Being
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED312115: A Statistical Profile of the American Indian Population for All States and the District of Columbia: 1980. - ERIC
This packet includes 51 statistical profiles, based on the 1980 census, of American Indian and Alaska Native populations in all states and the District of Columbia. All profiles contain bar graphs illustrating data on total population, urban-rural distribution, counties and places with the largest American Indian populations, median age, families maintained by women, educational attainment, unemployment rates, occupations, median family income, and poverty rates...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indian Reservations; American Indians; Census Figures; Demography; Educational Attainment; Family Income; Graphs; Profiles
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED334519: Cognitive-Behavioral Skills Enhancement and Deterring Drug Abuse among American Indians. - ERIC
This study examined the problems of using conventional and traditional forms of psychotherapeutic and counseling interventions with American Indians and Alaska natives. Cultural specific forms of psychological and behavioral intervention and prevention have existed in Indian and Native communities for centuries. Vestiges of traditional healing and treatment ceremonies persist to this day although many have been revised to accommodate contemporary lifestyles...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indians; Behavior Modification; Cognitive Restructuring; Counseling Techniques; Drug Abuse; Group Counseling; Intervention; Prevention
Downloads: 1
[texts]Women of Color Working Together: Final Report - Thomann, N.;Wilson J.; Gish, C.

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; HEALTH CARE REFORM; MENTAL HEALTH; AFRICAN AMERICANS; HISPANICS; ASIANS; PACIFIC ISLANDERS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; CONFERENCES
Downloads: 57
[texts]ERIC ED368523: Job Training Partnership Act: Labor Title IV Initiatives Could Improve Relations with Native Americans. Report to Congressional Requesters. - ERIC
Section 401 of Title IV of the Job Training Partnership Act established an employment and training program to serve Indians, Alaska Natives, and Hawaii Natives that is administered by the Department of Labor. Since 1992 a Native American Employment and Training Council, composed entirely of Native Americans, has advised Labor on a variety of activities affecting the program. The 182 grantees approved by Labor provide employment and training services to eligible Native Americans nationwide...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Adult Education; Alaska Natives; American Indians; Expenditures; Federal Indian Relationship; Federal Programs; Job Training; Program Administration
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED345891: Welfare to Work: Effectiveness of Tribal JOBS Programs Unknown. Briefing Report to Congressional Committees. - ERIC
This report presents the results of a study of the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Training (JOBS) programs operated by Indian tribes and Alaska Native organizations. Congress established the JOBS program to give recipients of Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) the education, training, work experience, and supportive services they need to increase their employability and move toward self-sufficiency...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indians; Federal Programs; Job Training; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Unemployment; Welfare Services
Downloads: 4
[texts]ERIC ED302364: Minorities in Higher Education. The Changing North: Alaska. - ERIC
This report examines the educational status of ethnic and racial minorities in Alaska and draws attention to the ways demographic changes in Alaska may affect these groups. The Alaska Native population, as opposed to other ethnic minorities, is the focal point of this study. This is the largest minority group in the state and the one experiencing the greatest economic and social difficulties. This group has been growing in absolute size but not as a proportion of the general state population...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Delivery Systems; Demography; Educational Attainment; Enrollment; Ethnic Groups; Extension Education; Higher Education; Income; Rural Education
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED347028: Amending the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (25 U.S.C. 450 et seq.). United States Senate, 102d Congress 1st Session. Report from the Select Committee on Indian Affairs To Accompany S.1287. - ERIC
This report was submitted in support of an amendment to the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (ISDEAA) that will extend and expand the Self-Governance Demonstration Project. In late 1987, several Congressional committees investigated allegations of fraud and mismanagement in the administration of federal Indian programs. In response to charges of paternalism and ineffective bureaucracy, the Department of the Interior (without tribal consultation) proposed legislation to auth...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; American Indian Education; American Indians; Elementary Secondary Education; Federal Indian Relationship; Federal Legislation; Tribal Sovereignty; Tribes
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED340233: Preserving and Enhancing the Ability of Alaska Natives To Speak and Understand Their Native Languages. Report To Accompany S. 1595. Senate Select Committee on Indian Affairs. 102d Congress, 1st Session. - ERIC
Testimony concerning Senate Bill 1595 includes statements submitted by Senator Daniel Inouye, from the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, and S. Timothy Wapato, Commissioner, Administration for Native Americans, Department of Health and Human Services. The bill in question aims to preserve and enhance the ability of Alaska Natives to speak and understand their languages through support of efforts originating in the native communities...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Diachronic Linguistics; Federal Legislation; Federal Regulation; Grants; Language Maintenance; Language Role; Native Language Instruction
Downloads: 3
[texts]Region VIII Women's Health Status Indicators - Goodman, C. R.;Meltzer, A. J.;Konsella, L.

Keywords: WOMEN'S HEALTH; AFRICAN AMERICANS; HISPANICS; ASIANS; PACIFIC ISLANDERS; AMERICAN INDIANS; ALASKA NATIVES; HEALTH STATUS INDICATORS; STATISTICAL DATA
Downloads: 7
[texts]ERIC ED309447: Common Ground 1989: Suggested Literature for Alaskan Schools, Grades 7-12. - ERIC
Intended to assist Alaskan school districts in their own selection and promotion of reading and literature, this guide to literature for use in grades 7-12 has five purposes: (1) to encourage reading and the use of literature throughout Alaskan schools; (2) to promote the inclusion of Alaska Native literature, and minority literature, in addition to the traditional Eastern and Western classics; (3) to help curriculum planners and committees to select books and obtain ideas for thematic units usi...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Alaska Natives; Ethnic Groups; Literature; Literature Appreciation; Reading Material Selection; Reading Materials; Secondary Education; State Curriculum Guides
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